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14 Mar 2010

Flat foot
I have a problem, I have a flat foot and now its giving me problems, i''m not comfortable in many shoes and I get a pain when I walk a long distance. Can you please help.
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Orthopaedic Specialist Forum
Orthopaedic Specialist Forum

01 Jan 0001

Dear Siphiwo,

You must see a podiatrist to make good shoe inserts (arch supports) to raise the arches of the feet- those can usually help significantly to relieve the discomfort of flat feet.

Dr de Beer
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